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Josh Boudreau
President, Officer

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Josh Boudreau is the Vice President for Economic Development with the Laramie Chamber Business Alliance.  He works closely with partners in Laramie to help support start-ups, bring in new businesses and generally grow the Laramie economy.  He works to help Laramie achieve sustainable growth an...

John Marshall
Vice Chair, Officer

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John Marshall is President at Golden Shovel Agency with many years of experience in financial analysis, sales and business development in the privately owned business market, specifically manufacturing, real estate development and the construction industries. He is a member of the Mid-America EDC, NREDA, SEDC...

Kayla McDonald
Secretary, Officer

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Kayla McDonald is the Economic Development Specialist for the Sweetwater Economic Development Coalition (SEDC) in Sweetwater County. Kayla was instrumental in the development and creation of the countywide economic development organization in 2016 which is a partnership with the City of Rock Springs, City o...

Robert Briggs
Legislative Committee Co-Chair

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Chair Robert Briggs currently serves as the Planning Director for the Northern Wyoming Community College District in Sheridan Wyoming, and Administrator for the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority Joint Powers Board (SEEDA).  He previously served as the Planning and Development Director for the City o...

Sharon Fain
Treasurer, Officer - Legislative Committee Co-Chair

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Sharon Fain currently serves as Rocky Mountain Power’s vice president for Wyoming. Fain oversees Rocky Mountain Power's Wyoming business plan, directs customer and community relations, economic development and supports regulatory and legislative activities. She is an International Economic Development Council (IEDC) Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) and was awarde...

Lisa Miller
Board Member

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Lisa Miller is the CEO of the Goshen County Economic Development Corporation where she assists entrepreneurs with starting a business and existing business with retention, expansion and succession throughout Goshen County.  Lisa has over 20 years of executive level experience in the corporate, foundation, association an...

Susan Bigelow
Board Member

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Dr. Susan Bigelow of Bigelow Grant Writing Services in Sheridan has over 25 years of experience in economic development, workforce development and community college executive leadership. In these roles she has been very successful developing proposals that have secured much needed funding from federal, stat...

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Phil Christopherson
Board Member

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Phil is a Wyoming native and has lived in the state most of his life. Phil graduated from UW with a BS degree in Computer Engineering. After graduating Phil and his family moved to Seattle Washington where Phil worked as a design engineer and Projec...

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Andy Gramlich
Board Member

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Andy is a retired healthcare executive who serves on a number of business and community organizations. Experienced in strategic planning, business development and recruiting as well as grant writing, review and administration. Former President of Leader Corporation and currently a member of the Lander Economi...

Heidi Peterson
Ex-Officio Member

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Executive Director Wyoming State Chamber of Commerce PO Box 418 Laramie, WY 82073

Linda Klinck
Ex-Officio Member

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Program Manager, Wyoming Main Street Wyoming Business Council 214 W. 15th Street Cheyenne Coming from Indiana, Linda has been with Wyoming Business Council as the Main Street Program Manager since February of 2015.  As Program Manager she works closely with the state’s Main Street Communities, provides training opportunities, lead...

Ron Gullberg
Ex-Officio Member

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Ron Gulberg joined the Wyoming Business Council in March 2014 as communications director following a 25-year daily newspaper career. He was promoted to business development director in September 2017, where he managed the business relocation and expansion, finance, market development and agribusiness efforts, and the creation of th...

Robin Sessions Cooley
Ex-Officio Member

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Robin Sessions Cooley Ex-Officio Member Wyoming Director of Workforce Services Governor Mead appointed Robin Sessions Cooley to the Public Service Commission beginning March 16, 2017. Ms. Cooley graduated from the University of Wyoming, College of Law, in 1992, entering private practice in Cheyenne until 1997. Ms. Cooley’s governmen...

Josh Dorrell
Ex-Officio Member

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  Josh Dorrell is the Chief Executive Officer of the WYoming Business Council. Prio to joining the WBC, Josh served as Senior Vice President of Technology Services and Solutions with Laramie-based Trihydro Corporation. The engineering and environmental consulting firm started in Laramie in 1984 and today ha...

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Lisa Johnson
Ex-Officio

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Lisa Johnson is an enterprising idea person who likes to share with others to help in their business and personal success. She was raised on cattle ranches in Wyoming and Colorado. She holds a B.S. in Communications from Eastern New Mexico University and is a graduat...

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